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Western Oregon Man Dies in Hunting Accident

October 21, 2017

From USNews.com

Western Oregon Man Dies in Hunting Accident

SHERWOOD, Ore. (AP) A 26-year-old western Oregon man has died in a ducking hunting accident.

The Washington County Sheriff's Office says the man from Hubbard was pulling his gun up a berm when it went off and struck him in the chest at about 6 p.m. Friday.

Officials tell KATU-TV that the man was near the Tualatin Wildlife Refuge with another man when the accident occurred.

The man's name hasn't been released.


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